Decision Making/Problem Solving
(Willingness to Take Charge, Ability to Take Charge)
Assertiveness measures the extent to which you are willing to assume control and take the lead. The resources listed below will help give you a better understanding of how assertiveness impacts your success in the workplace and how to implement change.
Higher levels of assertiveness indicate you are willing to speak out and provide direction.
Lower levels of assertiveness indicate you may be reluctant to step forward or hesitant to speak your opinions.
Excessive levels of assertiveness indicate you may come across as overbearing and controlling.